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Video: Biggest takeaways from Calvin Kattar's impressive win over Giga Chikadze

Calvin Kattar bounced back from the worst loss of his career in a big way this past Saturday at UFC on ESPN 32.
After absorbing a record number of strikes in …read more

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Calvin Kattar drew motivation from Giga Chikadze looking past him at title fight: ‘It wasn’t something that I would do’

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If Calvin Kattar needed any extra motivation heading into his first fight in almost a year, Giga …read more

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Kattar Responds To Chikadze Saying He’d Beat Him 9 Times Out Of 10

UFC featherweight contender Calvin Kattar has responded to Giga Chikadze’s claim that he’d beat “The Boston Finisher” nine times out of 10.

For Chikadze, the one exception came in the opening …read more

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Alex Volkanovski fires back at “punching bag” Giga Chikadze for suggesting he dodges fights: “You’re an absolute idiot”

UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski has hit back at Giga Chikadze following the Georgian’s recent criticism. When Alexander Volkanovski discovered that Max Holloway had withdrawn from their trilogy bout, the …read more

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Calvin Kattar responds after Giga Chikadze suggests he would defeat him 9 out of 10 times

Calvin Kattar was nothing but class while responding to Giga Chikadze’s claim that he would defeat him 9 out of 10 times. Kattar and Chikadze clashed in the headliner of …read more

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Giga Chikadze says he beats Calvin Kattar 9 out of 10 times

Giga Chikadze believes he is a better fighter than Calvin Kattar. In the main event of UFC Vegas 46, Kattar pitched a shutout as he beat Chikadze by decision and …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski tears into ‘punching bag’ Giga Chikadze: ‘I would have made him look really, really bad’

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Alexander Volkanovski hopes Giga Chikadze learned a lesson about respect with his loss on Saturday to Calvin Kattar at UFC …read more

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What’s next for Calvin Kattar and Giga Chikadze after UFC Vegas 46?

The first card of 2022 went down on Saturday as top-10 featherweights in Calvin Kattar and Giga Chikadze headlined UFC Vegas 46. Kattar entered the fight having taken a full …read more

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Bill Algeo explains his Giga Chikadze beef and callout after UFC on ESPN 32

LAS VEGAS – Bill Algeo beat Joanderson Brito with a unanimous decision Saturday to open the main card at UFC on ESPN 32 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside the …read more

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Giga Chikadze says ‘Georgians are always unbreakable’ following brutal loss to Calvin Kattar | Video

On Saturday night Giga Chikadze suffered his first official UFC loss when Calvin Kattar brutally picked him apart for five full rounds. The bout, already a contender for Fight of …read more

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Kattar Warned Chikadze About Overlooking Him Prior To UFC Vegas 46

At UFC Vegas 46, Calvin Kattar decimated Giga Chikadze and spoiled any hopes the Georgian had of fighting for the title next.

Prior to and during fight week, much of the …read more

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Inspirational is right: In praise of Calvin Kattar’s UFC Vegas 46 performance and training approach

Calvin Kattar defeated Giga Chikadze in the main event of UFC Vegas 46 | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Tyson Chartier and …read more

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Dana White reacts to Calvin Kattar defeating Giga Chikadze at UFC Vegas 46: “The first fight of the year and a ‘Fight of the Year’ candidate”

UFC president Dana White has praised the war between Calvin Kattar and Giga Chikadze from UFC Vegas 46 last weekend. On Saturday night, Calvin Kattar and Giga Chikadze put on …read more

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Giga Chikadze after UFC on ESPN 32 loss: I beat Calvin Kattar nine out of 10 times

Giga Chikadze acknowledges his mistakes at UFC on ESPN 32 but thinks he beats Calvin Kattar any other time they fight.
Chikadze (14-3 MMA, 7-1 UFC) lost a lopsided unanimous decision to …read more

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MMA SQUARED: Calvin Kattar put a beatdown on three different people this weekend

MMA Squared, Chris Rini, Calvin Kattar, Giga Chikadze, UFC | Chris Rini

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Morning Report: Giga Chikadze still confident following Calvin Kattar loss: ‘If I would fight with this guy 10 times, 9 I would win’

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This past Saturday, Giga Chikadze took on Calvin Kattar in the main event of UFC Vegas 46. and was a rough …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Giga Chikadze after UFC on ESPN 32 loss?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for Calvin Kattar after UFC on ESPN 32 win?)
Giga Chikadze’s rise to the top of the featherweight division hit a sudden roadblock Saturday …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Calvin Kattar after UFC on ESPN 32 win?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for Giga Chikadze after UFC on ESPN 32 loss?)
The first UFC main event win of the year went the way of Calvin Kattar, …read more

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Giga Chikadze issues statement following loss at UFC Vegas 46, blasts “cheap f*ck” Korean Zombie

Giga Chikadze had issued a statement following his loss at UFC Vegas 46, this while blasting “cheap f*ck” Korean Zombie. Chikadze (14-3 MMA) squared off with fellow featherweight contender Calvin …read more

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Dana White: People Forgot How Good Calvin Kattar Is

UFC President Dana White thinks the public counted out Calvin Kattar ahead of his main event bout against Giga Chikadze.

Kattar walked away with a unanimous decision win over Chikadze on …read more

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Chikadze did not appreciate Korean Zombie’s take on his loss to Kattar

Calvin Kattar defeated Giga Chikadze at UFC Vegas 46 | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Chikadze calls Korean Zombie a ‘cheap f-ck’ …read more

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Calvin Kattar Receives Praise from Dana White, Shares Hospital Photo-Op with Giga Chikadze

After five brutal rounds in the Octagon at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Calvin Kattar and Giga Chikadze shared a moment of mutual respect after being transported to a …read more

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Giga Chikadze fires back at 'cheap f*ck' Chan Sung Jung, promises to rebound from UFC on ESPN 32 loss

Giga Chikadze handled his loss to Calvin Kattar at UFC on ESPN 32 with the utmost grace – except when it came to one person.
Chikadze’s (14-3 MMA, 7-1 UFC) perfect …read more

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Giga Chikadze fires back at ‘cheap f*ck’ Korean Zombie following loss to Calvin Kattar

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Giga Chikadze wasn’t thrilled Chan Sung Jung took a shot at him following his UFC Vegas 46 …read more

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Calvin Kattar, Giga Chikadze share photo at hospital after bloody war at UFC Vegas 46

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There was nothing but respect between Calvin Kattar and Giga Chikadze following a five-round war in UFC …read more

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UFC Vegas 46: Kattar vs. Chikadze - Winners and Losers

Calvin Kattar victorious after his UFC Vegas 46 main event vs. Giga Chikadze. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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Giga Chikadze posts hospital photo with Calvin Kattar following UFC Vegas 46 war

Giga Chikadze suffered a unanimous decision loss to Calvin Kattar in the UFC Vegas 46 main event on Saturday at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.

Chikadze entered the fight riding …read more

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UFC Vegas 46 post-fight show: Is Calvin Kattar a title contender after battering Giga Chikadze?

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Calvin Kattar silenced all of the critics with a dominant performance in the UFC’s first main event …read more

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UFC Vegas 46 Bonus Report: Calvin Kattar and Giga Chikadze earn ‘FOTN’

The Octagon remained in Nevada for tonight’s UFC Vegas 46 event, a ten-bout fight card headlined by Calvin Kattar vs. Giga Chikadze. The highly anticipated men’s featherweight main event proved …read more

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UFC on ESPN 32 Bonuses: Kattar, Chikadze Earn ‘Fight of the Night’ for Five-Round Battle

Calvin Kattar and Giga Chikadze delivered in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s first main event of 2022. …read more

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UFC Vegas 46 bonuses: Calvin Kattar and Giga Chikadze earn Fight of the Night

UFC president Dana White announced the recipients of the performance-based fighter bonuses stemming from Saturday’s UFC Vegas 46 during the event’s post-fight press conference.

Fight of the Night: Calvin …read more

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Twitter reacts to Calvin Kattar's bloody win over Giga Chikadze in UFC on ESPN 32 thriller

Calvin Kattar returned from a one-year layoff on Saturday to defeat Giga Chikadze in the UFC on ESPN 32 main event.
After taking a brutal beating from Max Holloway in a …read more

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UFC on ESPN 32 results: Calvin Kattar sweeps scorecards in striking war against Giga Chikadze

The first UFC main event of the year delivered an incredible battle that could very well be in the conversation for end-of-the-year awards.
Featherweight contenders took center stage on Saturday evening …read more

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UFC on ESPN 32 bonuses: Calvin Kattar, Giga Chikadze's war predictably among winners

UFC on ESPN 32 marked the first event for the promotion in 2022 and delivered a few moments worthy of promotional bonuses.
In the main event, featherweight contenders Calvin Kattar and …read more

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UFC Vegas 46 bonuses: Calvin Kattar vs. Giga Chikadze easy call for ‘Fight of the Night’

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Calvin Kattar and Giga Chikadze’s slugfest was an easy call when post-fight bonuses were handed out at …read more

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Calvin Kattar pours on the punishment to win lopsided decision over Giga Chikadze in UFC Vegas 46 main event

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Calvin Kattar is back and better than ever.
For the better part of 25 minutes in the …read more

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Calvin Kattar snaps Giga Chikadze’s winning streak in UFC Vegas 46 main event

The UFC Apex in Las Vegas hosted the fight promotion’s first event of 2022 on Saturday featuring a featherweight bout between contenders Calvin Kattar and Giga Chikadze.

Kattar entered …read more

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UFC Vegas 46 highlights: Calvin Kattar dominates Giga Chikadze on the feet

Calvin Kattar dominated Giga Chikadze on the feet in the UFC Vegas 46 main event | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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UFC Vegas 46: Kattar vs. Chikadze results and post-fight analysis

Calvin Kattar elbows Giga Chikadze in the UFC Vegas 46 main event. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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UFC Vegas 46 in Tweets: Fighters react to Calvin Kattar’s bloody war with Giga Chikadze

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In the first UFC main event of 2022, Calvin Kattar and Giga Chikadze reminded fans what they …read more

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UFC Vegas 46: Pros react to Kattar’s dominant decision win over Chikadze

Calvin Kattar defeated Giga Chikadze at UFC Vegas 46. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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UFC Vegas 46 Results: Calvin Kattar defeats Giga Chikadze (Highlights)

Tonight’s UFC Vegas 46 event is headlined by a key featherweight matchup between Calvin Kattar and Giga Chikadze. Kattar (22-5 MMA) is returning to action for the first time since …read more

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Pros react after Calvin Kattar defeats Giga Chikadze at UFC Vegas 46

Tonight’s UFC Vegas 46 event was headlined by a key featherweight matchup between Calvin Kattar and Giga Chikadze. Kattar (23-5 MMA) was returning to action for the first time since …read more

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Fighters React To Calvin Kattar’s Impressive Decision Win Over Giga Chikadze At UFC Vegas 46

Calvin Kattar vs. Giga Chikadze was a worthy main event. The two fighters met in a bout on Saturday night (January 15, 2022) at the UFC Vegas 46 event from …read more

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Calvin Kattar vs. Giga Chikadze full fight video highlights

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Watch Calvin Kattar vs. Giga Chikadze full fight video highlights from UFC Vegas 46’s main event, courtesy …read more

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UFC Vegas 46 results: Calvin Kattar outstrikes, bloodies Giga Chikadze in main event win

Calvin Kattar took it to Giga Chikadze for a dominant decision win in the UFC Vegas 46 main event | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images
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UFC Vegas 46 live blog: Calvin Kattar vs. Giga Chikadze

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This is the UFC Vegas 46 live blog for Calvin Kattar vs. Giga Chikadze, the featherweight main event for Saturday’s …read more

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Kattar Vs. Chikadze Live Fight Stream!

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Calvin Kattar and Giga Chikadze will clash tonight (Sat., Jan. 15, 2022) in a main event Featherweight battle from inside …read more

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UFC Vegas 46: Kattar vs. Chikadze live results, discussion, play by play

Opponents Calvin Kattar and Giga Chikadze face off during the UFC Fight Night weigh-in at UFC APEX on January 14, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa …read more

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Archives: Chikadze Blasts Rodriguez, FW Top 10, & UFC Rankings (2021)

Seven months ago, a frustrated Giga Chikadze vented about Yair Rodriguez, his featherweight peers, and the UFC ranking system. Tonight at UFC Vegas 46, the #8-ranked Chikadze will have the …read more

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UFC Vegas 46: ‘Kattar vs. Chikadze’ Live Results and Highlights

The Octagon remains in Las Vegas for tonight’s UFC Vegas 46 event, a ten-bout fight card headliner by Calvin Kattar vs. Giga Chikadze. Kattar (22-5 MMA) will be returning to …read more

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UFC Vegas 46 odds: Giga Chikadze favored over Calvin Kattar

Giga Chikadze is favored over Calvin Kattar in the UFC Vegas 46 main event | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Check out the betting odds …read more

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UFC Vegas 46 Clash: Chikadze Vs. Kattar!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight sluggers Giga Chikadze and Calvin Kattar will go to war TONIGHT (Sat., Jan. 15, 2022) …read more

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WATCH: UFC Vegas 46 Post-Fight Press Conference Live Stream

The UFC Vegas 46 post-fight press conference will be live once the action concludes.

In the headliner, Calvin Kattar vs. Giga Chikadze will collide in a featherweight clash. UFC Vegas 46’s …read more

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Giga Chikadze has ‘no respect’ for opponents once a fight is scheduled: ‘I’m not here to make friends’

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In any other situation, Giga Chikadze would have a tremendous amount of respect for Calvin Kattar. But that’s not the …read more

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Giga Chikadze wants a title shot with a win over Calvin Kattar: ‘Alexander Volkanovski has nothing against me’

No. 8 ranked flyweight contender Giga Chikadze has the opportunity to leap into title contention if he defeats No. 5 ranked Calvin Kattar in the UFC Vegas 46 main event.

Chikadze …read more

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UFC Vegas 46 Results & Highlights: Calvin Kattar vs. Giga Chikadze

UFC Vegas 46 goes down tonight (Sat. January 15, 2022) from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC Apex facility and we have the results. The world’s leading mixed martial arts …read more

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UFC Vegas 46 Results: Kattar vs. Chikadze

Calvin Kattar and Giga Chikadze will clash in the UFC Vegas 46 main event Saturday. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

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UFC Vegas 46 preview show: Does Calvin Kattar need main event win more than Giga Chikadze?

Giga Chikadze and Calvin Kattar will battle it out in the UFC’s first main event of 2022. Does a surging Chikadze need a win more than Kattar, who is looking …read more

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UFC Vegas 46 live results: Calvin Kattar vs. Giga Chikadze

UFC Vegas 46 live results begin at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT on Saturday, January 15, on MMAWeekly.com. The fights takes place at the UFC Apex in Las …read more

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UFC Vegas 46: Kattar vs. Chikadze staff picks and predictions

UFC featherweight Giga Chikadze after his win over Edson Barboza. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Check out the Bloody Elbow staff’s picks and predictions …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down Kattar!

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Boxing specialist, Calvin Kattar, will go to war opposite professional kickboxer, Giga Chikadze, this Saturday (Jan. …read more

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UFC on ESPN 32 predictions: Who's picking Calvin Kattar to upset Giga Chikadze?

Kattar
vs.
Chikadze
Collier
vs.
Sherman
Bontorin
vs.
Royval
Chookagian
vs.
Maia
Borshchev
vs.
Bush
Algeo
vs.
Brito

MMA Junkie readers’
consensus picks
2021: 209-121

Chikadze
(68%)

Sherman
(68%)

Royval
(74%)

Chookagian
(66%)

Borshchev
(80%)

Brito
(58%)

John Morgan
@MMAjunkieJohnA
2021: 212-118
2014 Champion

Chikadze

Collier

Royval

Chookagian

Borshchev

Algeo

Simon Samano
@SJSamano
2021: 211-119

Chikadze

Collier

Royval

Maia

Borshchev

Brito

Mike Bohn
@MikeBohnMMA
2021: 205-125
2014 Champion

Chikadze

Sherman

Bontorin

Chookagian

Borshchev

Brito

Matt Erickson
@MMAjunkieMatt
2021: 202-128

Chikadze

Collier

Royval

Chookagian

Borshchev

Brito

Nolan King
@mma_kings
2021: 201-129

Kattar

Collier

Bontorin

Chookagian

Borshchev

Brito

Matthew Wells
@MrMWells
2021: 130-84 (60.57)

Chikadze

Collier

Royval

Maia

Bush

Brito

Ken Hathaway
@kenshathaway
2021: 195-135
2018 Champion

Chikadze

Collier

Bontorin

Chookagian

Borshchev

Brito

Danny Segura
@dannyseguratv
2021: 194-136

Chikadze

Collier

Royval

Chookagian

Borshchev

Brito

Farah Hannoun
@Farah_Hannoun
2021: 192-138

Kattar

Collier

Royval

Chookagian

Bush

Brito

George …read more

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UFC Vegas 46 weigh-in results: Headliners Calvin Kattar, Giga Chikadze hit mark for first show of 2022

Giga Chikadze | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

The first UFC main event of 2022 is official.
Featherweight headliners Calvin Kattar and Giga Chikadze successfully made …read more

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Chikadze Ready To Go From ‘People’s Champ’ To Official #1 Contender

UFC featherweight contender Giga Chikadze isn’t expecting anything less than a title shot if he gets an impressive win over Calvin Kattar.

Chikadze has surged to the top of the featherweight …read more

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Calvin Kattar On Best UFC Boxer Debate: “Who Really Gives A Sh*t?”

UFC featherweight Calvin Kattar is ready to put the ‘best boxer in the UFC’ debate to rest ahead of his matchup with Giga Chikadze.

Kattar is looking to get back in …read more

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Coach: If Calvin Kattar goes out and does his job at UFC Vegas 46, ‘it’s not gonna be a good look’ for Giga Chikadze

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Calvin Kattar is, and has been, fully focused on his return to the octagon this Saturday.
Kattar will …read more

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Giga Chikadze plans to finish Calvin Kattar with a “spectacular” move at UFC Vegas 46

Giga Chikadze is confident he won’t just beat Calvin Kattar but will finish him on Saturday. Chikadze and Kattar are set to headline UFC Vegas 46 at the UFC Apex …read more

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Giga Chikadze Targets Submission Wins Soon, Wants To KO Kattar First

UFC featherweight contender Giga Chikadze is looking to prove that he’s not just an elite striker but also a well-rounded mixed martial artist.

Chikadze faces arguably the toughest test of his …read more

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Giga Chikadze: Alexander Volkanovski Is The Easiest Fight In The Top 10

UFC featherweight Giga Chikadze believes Alexander Volkanovski would be an easier opponent for him than any other contender in the division’s top 10.

When Max Holloway withdrew from his scheduled trilogy …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down Chikadze!

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Knockout artist, Giga Chikadze, will throw down opposite fellow striking specialist, Calvin Kattar, this Saturday (Jan. 15, 2022) at UFC …read more

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Bill Algeo calls out Giga Chikadze as fight with Joanderson Brito in limbo

Bill Algeo isn’t sure he’s going to be able to fight on Saturday. His opponent, Joanderson Brito, is currently awaiting additional COVID testing in order to be cleared to fight …read more

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UFC on ESPN 32 main event breakdown: Can Calvin Kattar rebound against Giga Chikadze?

MMA Junkie analyst Dan Tom breaks down the UFC’s top bouts. Today, we look at the main event for UFC on ESPN 32.
UFC on ESPN 32 takes place Saturday at …read more

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Bill Algeo uncertain if he'll fight at UFC on ESPN 32, takes aim at Giga Chikadze

LAS VEGAS – Bill Algeo finds himself in a bit of a quandary heading into Saturday.
Algeo (14-6 MMA, 1-2 UFC), who’s scheduled to face Joanderson Brito at UFC on ESPN …read more

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UFC expert picks and predictions: Calvin Kattar boxes and Giga Chikadze kicks -- who'll find his range?

Calvin Kattar returns from a one-year layoff to face Giga Chikadze in a key featherweight battle. Our experts share their take and give their predictions. …read more

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Giga Chikadze Says He’s Lost Respect For Volkanovski For “Cheap Move”

UFC featherweight contender Giga Chikadze is no longer a fan of Alexander Volkanovski after recent tensions between the two top 145 pounders.

Chikadze had called for the next title shot against …read more

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Pro fighters make their picks for Calvin Kattar vs. Giga Chikadze

In the main event of UFC Vegas 46, top-10 featherweights collide as Calvin Kattar looks to return to the win column against Giga Chikadze. Entering the fight, Kattar is a …read more

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Coach: Calvin Kattar “has the option” to wrestle Giga Chikadze at UFC Vegas 46: “This isn’t Glory kickboxing, it’s an MMA fight”

Calvin Kattar will finally make his return to the Octagon in the main event of UFC Vegas 46. Kattar last fought back in January of 2021 on the first card …read more

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Chikadze Shares How White Boosted His Motivation Ahead Of Kattar Fight

Giga Chikadze is using some words from the boss as motivation.

This Saturday night, Giga Chikadze will be facing arguably the toughest test yet of his UFC career when he …read more

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UFC on ESPN 32 video: Giga Chikadze takes out Edson Barboza for third straight knockout

At some point after a handful of UFC fights, Giga Chikadze seemed to flip a switch. He’s made it pretty rough on everyone since then.
Chikadze started his UFC tenure with …read more

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Dana White urges patience for title shot, but Giga Chikadze says watch him at UFC on ESPN 32

The featherweight title picture was crystal clear until suddenly it wasn’t last week.
When former champion Max Holloway had to pull out of his trilogy fight against current titleholder Alexander Volkanovski, …read more

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UFC on ESPN 32: Make your predictions for Calvin Kattar vs. Giga Chikadze

We want your predictions for Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 32 event in Las Vegas.
Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote for …read more

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Giga Chikadze slams Ariel Helwani for feuding with MMA fighter Dillon Danis: “Real men don’t do this and also don’t cry on life television”

UFC featherweight Giga Chikadze has lashed out at reporter Ariel Helwani for feuding with MMA fighter Dillon Danis. This weekend, Giga Chikadze will help kickstart the UFC’s 2022 schedule when …read more

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UFC featherweight champ Alexander Volkanovski declines Giga Chikadze's fight offer for UFC 272

Alexander Volkanovski is without an opponent for UFC 272, but he’s comfortable with ruling out potential replacements.
After Max Holloway’s injury forced him to pull out of the highly-anticipated trilogy title …read more

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Photos: UFC event posters of 2022

Check out the artwork on all of the UFC event posters from 2022, starting with Calvin Kattar vs. Giga Chikadze on Jan. 15. (Gallery updated throughout the year.)

List

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Giga Chikadze swelling as betting favorite over Calvin Kattar in UFC's first main event of 2022

For the second consecutive year Calvin Kattar will do the honors of opening the UFC’s calendar in a main event spot. He is facing underdog status for the second consecutive …read more

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And New?

Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Streaking UFC featherweight striker Giga Chikadze expects to compete for the 145-pound title with a victory over No. 5-ranked slugger …read more

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Giga Chikadze already 'the people's champ,' expects UFC title shot with win over Calvin Kattar

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. – Giga Chikadze believes he is ready for a title shot now, but he has no problem getting through Calvin Kattar first.
Chikadze (14-2 MMA, 7-0 UFC) meets …read more

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Calvin Kattar not focused on Max Holloway loss, plans to ‘make Giga Chikadze pay’ at UFC Vegas 46

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Calvin Kattar knows he’ll be asked about his most recent fight, but in his eyes, it’s a …read more

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